This issue did not affect the versions of pidgin package as shipped with
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, 5, and 6 as this issue is specific to versions
of libpurple from 2.7.6 up to 2.7.8.
CVSS v2 metrics
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Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6||pidgin||Not affected|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5||pidgin||Not affected|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4||pidgin||Not affected|
AcknowledgementsRed Hat would like to thank the Pidgin project for reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges Stu Tomlinson as the original reporter.
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